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Alex Jones

  1. infowars
    Alex Jones Settles Pepe the Frog LawsuitJones will pay creator Matt Furie $15,000 to avoid a trial and further legal fees.
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    If I Were Alex Jones I’d Team Up With Logan Paul, TooPaul hosted Jones on a two-hour podcast episode this week.
  3. anthropaulogy
    It Appears Logan Paul Has Teamed Up With Alex JonesPaul hinted that Jones would appear on his podcast this week.
  4. hoaxers
    Alex Jones, Under Oath, Testifies ‘Psychosis’ Made Him a Sandy Hook HoaxerJones is being sued by the parent of a Sandy Hook victim.
  5. nra
    NRA Official Emailed Conspiracist to Spread Doubt on Parkland Day After ShootingThe day after Parkland, an NRA instructor emailed a man who had harassed Sandy Hook parents, prodding him to question reports on the shooting.
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    Twitter Finally Bans Alex JonesApple, Facebook, YouTube, and Spotify did this weeks ago.
  7. beef
    ‘Dumbass’ Alex Jones and ‘Thug’ Marco Rubio Trade Insults in Senate Hallway“I just don’t know who you are, man. I don’t read weird websites.”
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    Twitter Will Be Rid of Alex Jones for the Next 7 DaysThe platform announced it is suspending the Infowars host for inciting violence.
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    Even Porn Sites Want Nothing to Do With Alex JonesPinterest and MailChimp also banned the Infowars host this week.
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    Facebook, Apple, and Spotify Remove Infowars ContentAll three platforms cited “hate speech” as the reason.
  11. Alex Jones Wants Sandy Hook Parents to Pay His Legal FeesThe Infowars founder wants a judge to dismiss a defamation suit against him and compel the parents of Noah Pozner to pay $100,000 in his legal fees.
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    Alex Jones Has Been Suspended From FacebookThe conspiracy theorist suffers some consequences.
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    Facebook Won’t Ban Infowars Because … Honestly It Doesn’t Have a Good ReasonFacebook called Infowars “really problematic,” but said it hasn’t done anything to warrant being banned.
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    Alex Jones Says He’s Being Bullied by a Teenage Stoneman-Shooting SurvivorDavid Hogg spoke out on Twitter after Infowars claimed that he was a paid “crisis actor,” and Alex Jones isn’t handling it well.
  15. Alex Jones: Trump Has Called Me 3 Times in the Last Few MonthsBut the calls come too early and Jones keeps missing them, he said.
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    Amazon Echo’s Alexa Jones Tells You the Truths They Don’t Want You to HearTired of the dulcet tones of Alexa? Try out the screams of a very, very angry conspiracy theorist from Texas.
  17. media
    Megyn Kelly’s Alex Jones Interview Was Less Controversial Than ExpectedCritics said the edited version offered a decent overview of the Infowars host but still had journalistic shortcomings.
  18. How Far Will the Right Go in Blaming the Left for the Alexandria Shootings?Some commentators are taking the argument to some disturbing lengths.
  19. Register Your Megyn Kelly Complaints With the White HouseIn 2017, being a journalist means interviewing people close to power whose ideas might be reprehensible or flat-out insane.
  20. Trump Lawyer Hints Comey Part of ‘Deep State’ ConspiracyAfter calling Comey a liar, Trump attorney identifies him with the leakers some Trump fans believe are trying reverse the election.
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    Alex Jones’s Infowars Media Empire Is Built to Sell Snake-Oil Diet SupplementsHow does Alex Jones make money? It’s not advertising, and it’s not subscriptions.
  22. Alex Jones Is Just ‘Playing a Character,’ According to His LawyerThe conspiracy goes deeper than we thought.
  23. After Trump’s Syria Air Strikes, the Alt-Right Is Not Alright“I guess Trump wasn’t ‘Putin’s puppet’ after all, he was just another deep state/Neo-Con puppet.”
  24. Alex Jones and Roger Stone Are Starting to Think Jared Kushner Is IlluminatiTrump’s longtime ally tells the Infowars host that Kushner has been feeding anti–Steve Bannon stories to MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough.
  25. alternative facts
    Trump Is All-in on an Infowars-Approved Voter-Fraud Conspiracy TheoryUp until now, Trump and his staff have generally pointed, misleadingly, to mainstream studies to support the claim. Not anymore.
  26. Alex Jones Says He’s Been ‘Offered’ White House Press CredentialsThe chief nut at Infowars has a relationship with President Trump.
  27. Alex Jones Says Our Next President Will Soon Be on His ShowThe radio host — who has claimed that the Sandy Hook shooting was a hoax — says Donald Trump will appear on his show in the “next few weeks.”
  28. Report: Clinton Linked to Satanic Ritual Involving Children and Marina AbramovicThis may be the far-right’s most unhinged misreading of a WikiLeaks email yet.
  29. The Internet’s Conservative Fever Swamps Aren’t Going Away, So We Need to AdaptIt’s probably time for everyone to give up on the idea that any level of denunciation or fact-checking can counter online gonzo media.
  30. Alex Jones’s Debate Meltdown Makes Trump Look PoliteHillary Clinton is a “frickin’ lying whore,” the conspiracy theorist said.
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    ‘Citizen Journalism’ Is a Catastrophe Right Now, and It’ll Only Get WorseIn theory, the internet could be a great place for crowdsourced journalism, analysis, and debunking. In theory.
  32. early and … sigh
    Donald Trump Joins Alex Jones’s InfowarsDonald Trump finally found a journalist whose theories about 9/11 are even more discredited than his own. 
  33. the national interest
    Paul’s GOP Hostile Takeover Gets More HostileAn audacious, heretofore successful plot meets its first resistance.
  34. conspiracy theories
    Alex Jones: America’s Top Conspiracy TheoristThe mouthpiece of domestic paranoia speaks.
  35. boston bombing
    Does the Media Encourage Conspiracy Theories by Reporting on Them?It’s a symbiotic relationship.
  36. boston bombing
    Bombing Truther Crashes Boston Press ConferenceAsks Governor Patrick if attack was a ‘false flag.’
  37. gun control
    White House Officially Refuses to Deport Piers MorganJay Carney finally responded to the petition asking for it.
  38. epic rants
    The Man Who Would Deport Piers Morgan Goes Nuts on His Show [Updated]Alex Jones calls Morgan a “hatchet man of the new world order.”
  39. osama bin killed
    Rise of the Deathers: Cataloguing the Emerging Bin Laden ConspiraciesThree different schools of crazy.
  40. osama bin killed
    The Dumbest Deather TheoryBin Laden’s dead body has been preserved, on ice, for nearly ten years.